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I am retained as a non-exec, trusted adviser and personal mentor to well-known law and professional firms and their senior people. I work all over the UK and a little overseas. My practice reflects my career as a successful legal entrepreneur during a time of unprecedented change.

Resilience: your flexible friend

The defining quality of all great leaders is their ability to cope well with adversity. Read my latest comment piece in the The Journal of the Law Society of Scotland here.

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A future at 70

As the Society celebrates 70 years, so much has changed, and yet so much hasn’t .Read my latest comment piece in the The Journal of the Law Society of Scotland here.

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Morally bankrupt?

The leaders of failed law firms have made serious mistakes, but suggesting they are also immoral is unreasonable. Read my latest comment piece in the The Journal of the Law Society of Scotland here.

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Love my tender

In the battle to win work, knowing human nature is more important than knowing the law. Read my latest comment piece in the The Journal of the Law Society of Scotland here.

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At the boundary's edge

Tim Marshall’s bestseller, Prisoners of Geography, looks at how countries’ foreign policy is shaped profoundly by their physical landscape. Read my latest comment piece in the The Journal of the Law Society of Scotland here.

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